Hard/No Start, Fuel Gauge Inoperative/Fluctuates, SES/Check Engine Light On, ABS Warning Light On, TCS Warning Light On, TCS Activation, Service Traction System Message Displayed, All-Wheel Drive Disable Message Displayed, DTCs Set – 2000-2007 Buick Chevrolet Oldsmobile Pontiac Saturn

#01-08-45-005E: HARD/NO START, FUEL GAUGE INOP/FLUCTUATES, SES/CHECK ENGINE LIGHT ON, ABS WARNING LIGHT ON, TCS WARNING LIGHT ON, TCS ACTIVATION, SERVICE TRACTION SYSTEM MESSAGE, ALL-WHEEL DRIVE DISABLE MESSAGE, DTCS (AUG 29, 2006)


Subject: Hard/No Start, Fuel Gauge Inoperative/Fluctuates, SES/Check Engine Light On, ABS Warning Light On, TCS Warning Light On, TCS Activation, Service Traction System Message Displayed, All-Wheel Drive Disable Message Displayed, DTCs Set (Repair Connector)
Models: 2002-2006 Buick Rendezvous
2005-2007 Buick Terraza
2000-2005 Chevrolet Venture
2005-2007 Chevrolet Uplander
2000-2004 Oldsmobile Silhouette
2000-2005 Pontiac Montana
2001-2005 Pontiac Aztek
2005-2007 Pontiac Montana SV6
2005-2007 Saturn Relay

This bulletin is being revised to add 2007 model year. Also, additional information was added to the Important statement. Please discard Corporate Bulletin Number 01-08-45-005D (Section 8 – Body and Accessories).


Condition

Some customers may comment on one or more of the following conditions:

  • Engine is hard to start
  • Engine will not start
  • Engine starts then stalls
  • Fuel gauge is inoperative or fluctuates
  • Service Engine Soon/Check Engine light is illuminated
  • ABS Warning Light is illuminated
  • TCS Warning Light is illuminated
  • TCS activation
  • Service Traction System message displayed
  • All-Wheel Drive Disable message displayed

(more…)

Airbag Light On, DTC B0081 – 2007-2008 Chevrolet Equinox & Pontiac Torrent

#06-09-41-006D: AIRBAG LIGHT ON, DTC B0081 SET (CLEAR DTC USING SPECIFIC PROCEDURE) (DEC 13, 2007)


Subject: Airbag Light On, DTC B0081 Set (Clear DTC Using Specific Procedure)
Models: 2007-2008 Chevrolet Equinox
2007-2008 Pontiac Torrent

This bulletin is being revised to add the 2008 model year. Please discard Corporate Bulletin Number 06-09-41-006C (Section 09 — Restraints).


Condition

Some customers may comment on the airbag light being illuminated. Upon investigation, the technician may find DTC B0081 with symptom code 0F or 5A set.

(more…)

Power Steering Noise or Fluid Leak from Power Steering Pump, Gear or High Pressure Hose During Extreme Low Temperature Operation – 2014 and Prior GM Passenger Cars and Light Duty Trucks

#12-02-32-002A: POWER STEERING NOISE OR FLUID LEAK FROM POWER STEERING PUMP, GEAR OR HIGH PRESSURE HOSE DURING EXTREME LOW TEMPERATURE OPERATION (REPLACE POWER STEERING FLUID) (JUN 4, 2013)


Subject: Power Steering Noise or Fluid Leak from Power Steering Pump, Gear or High Pressure Hose During Extreme Low Temperature Operation (Replace Power Steering Fluid)
Models: 2014 and Prior GM Passenger Cars and Light Duty Trucks

This bulletin is being revised to add the 2013-2014 model years, add noise as a possible condition and add a Note in the Instructions section. Please discard Corporate Bulletin Number 12-02-32-002.


Condition

Some customers may comment that their vehicle is experiencing noise or a fluid leak from the power steering pump, gear or high pressure side power steering hose during extreme low outdoor temperature operation.

(more…)

Whine or Growl Noise from Power Steering Pump – 2006-2009 Pontiac Saturn Opel Daewoo

#09-02-32-001: WHINE OR GROWL NOISE FROM POWER STEERING PUMP (CHANGE POWER STEERING FLUID TO COLD CLIMATE POWER STEERING FLUID) (FEB 16, 2009)


Subject: Whine or Growl Noise from Power Steering Pump (Change Power Steering Fluid to Cold Climate Power Steering Fluid)
Models: 2006-2009 Pontiac Solstice
2007-2009 Saturn SKY
2007-2009 Opel GT
2007-2008 Daewoo G2X

 

Condition

Some customers may comment about a whine or growl noise from the engine compartment for a few seconds after starting their vehicle at low ambient temperatures (approximately -12°C (10°F) and lower).

(more…)

Difficult to Read Driver Information Center (DIC), Radio and HVAC Control Head – 2005-2008 Buick Allure & LaCrosse

#08-08-42-001B: DIFFICULT TO READ DRIVER INFORMATION CENTER (DIC), RADIO AND HVAC CONTROL HEAD (REPROGRAM BCM) (MAY 5, 2008)


Subject: Difficult to Read Driver Information Center (DIC), Radio and HVAC Control Head (Reprogram BCM)
Models: 2005-2008 Buick Allure (Canada), LaCrosse (Including Export)

This bulletin is being revised to add the 2005-2007 models years. Please discard Corporate Bulletin Number 08-08-42-001A (Section 08— Body).


Condition

Some customers may comment that it is difficult to read the driver information center (DIC), radio and HVAC control head during sunrise and sunset hours.

(more…)